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Irma Thomas

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Irma Thomas (née Lee; born February 18, 1941) is an American singer from New Orleans. She is known as the "Soul Queen of New Orleans".Thomas is a contemporary of Aretha Franklin and Etta James, but never experienced their level of commercial success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irma Thomas has received more than 793,464 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Irma Thomas is the 1,926th most popular singer (down from 1,615th in 2019), the 10,459th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,910th in 2019) and the 542nd most popular American Singer.

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  • 790k

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  • 40.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Irma Thomas ranks 1,926 out of 3,528Before her are Meg White, Axelle Red, Bosson, Ray Gillen, Mira Awad, and Zlata Ognevich. After her are Enrico Ruggeri, C. J. Ramone, J Dilla, Booba, Begum Akhtar, and Hindi Zahra.

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Among people born in 1941, Irma Thomas ranks 491Before her are Wolfgang Fahrian, Kenneth O. Hall, Nicolás Fuentes, Gordon Tootoosis, Jacob Nena, and Reg Presley. After her are Johnny Schuth, Max Baucus, David Walker, Jan Kowalczyk, Barrett Strong, and Rainer Simon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Irma Thomas ranks 10,459 out of 18,182Before her are Balthazar Getty (1975), Ray Gillen (1959), Remy LaCroix (1988), H. Bruce Humberstone (1901), David Brenner (1962), and Danica McKellar (1975). After her are Sydney Penny (1971), Susan Helms (1958), Jerry Trainor (1977), Christina Hoff Sommers (1950), Irene Rich (1891), and Chloe Jones (1975).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Irma Thomas ranks 542Before her are Bebel Gilberto (1966), Josh Groban (1981), Johnny Ace (1929), Aimee Mann (1960), Meg White (1974), and Ray Gillen (1959). After her are C. J. Ramone (1965), J Dilla (1974), Joyce DiDonato (1969), Black Francis (1965), Mitch Miller (1911), and Madison Beer (1999).

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